Superintendent John White announces that students in elementary and middle school will take the exam on paper, rather than on computer, this academic year.
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November 03, 2014
November 03, 2014
In addition to the paper-only announcement, Superintendent John White also said the English/language arts portion of the test for students in grades 3-8 would be shortened.
October 10, 2014
With the spring 2015 deadline for implementing online testing drawing near, some Michigan administrators are expressing last-minute concerns about the technological readiness of their schools.
October 02, 2014
State laws have not kept pace with the growth of computerized testing, leaving unaddressed the potential for new types of cheating, according to a new report from ACT.
July 22, 2014
A recent acquisition by ACT and a merger of two global companies reinforce just how competitive the ed-tech market has become.
February 19, 2014
Planning, investments, and training will be key to successfully administering online Common Core exams, a new report says.
August 23, 2013
A third-party review found that problems with online state tests administered in Minnesota did not systematically impact scores.
July 30, 2013
An independent review found that widespread interruptions on Indiana's online state tests had no measurable negative impact on student scores.
July 03, 2013
Just one in five Oklahoma schools had sufficient bandwidth and devices to administer online common-core exams, a state survey found.
June 24, 2013
Marty Park, chief digital officer in the Ky. department of education, talks with Education Week about recovering from recent problems with online test administration.